Esopi appologi siue mythologi cum quibusdam carminum et fabularum additionibus /
|Related Names:||Anonymus Neveleti. , Rinuccio d'Arezzo approximately 1395-, Avianus. , Romulus King of Rome. , Brant, Sebastian 1458-1521.|
Impressi Basilee : Jacobi de Phortzheim, .
The woodcuts in the 1st pt. were first used in the 1492 ed. by this publisher and were reversed copies of the Ulm ed. of 1476 published by Zainer. Portrait of Aesop on verso of t.p., of Brant on verso of leaf A which begins 2nd pt.
In 2 pts.: the 1st includes Aesop's life by Rinuccio, the fables in the prose version of Romulus and in the metrical version of the Anonymus Neveleti, the fables of Avianus, Rinuccio, and others, with additions and commentary by Brant; the 2nd pt. is a collection of fables by Brant adapted from various authors.
Signatures: a-b⁸, c⁶-o⁸ (alternately), p-s⁶ (last blank), A-B⁸, C-D⁶, E⁸-K⁶ (alternately), L⁴, M⁶ (last blank). D¹ missigned E.
Place of publication, publisher and date from colophon.
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ill. (woodcuts), ports. ;
28 cm. (fol.)
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